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Operation All Out: Heavy firing between NDFB (S), Assam Rifles in Sonitpur

Operation All Out: Heavy firing between NDFB (S), Assam Rifles in Sonitpur

Guwahati(PTI): An encounter on Friday took place between NDFB-Songbijit militants and 12 Assam Rifles personnel in Itakhola area of Assam’s Sonitpur district along Arunachal Pradesh, a police officer said. Heavy firing was reported, but there was no report of any injury or casualty so far, district Superintendent of Police Sanjukta Parashar said. A group of […]

CBI gave exhaustive submission opposing discharge of Amit Shah on Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case

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CBI gave exhaustive submission opposing discharge of Amit Shah on  Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case

New Delhi(PTI): Facing criticism for arguing for only 45 minutes in Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter killing case, CBI on Friday said it had already given a detailed submission to the Mumbai court vehemently countering Amit Shah’s plea to discharge him in the case. Sources said a decision on whether to file an appeal against the […]

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Sushma Swaraj hands over Pravasi Bharatiya Divas logo to Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel

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Sushma Swaraj hands over Pravasi Bharatiya Divas logo to Gujarat CM Anandiben Patel

New Delhi(PTI): Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday handed over the Pravasi Bharatiya Divas logo to Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel at Gandhinagar. Swaraj pinned a badge with the logo on Patel’s dress. She said that the logo, with the message ‘Apna Bharat, Apna Gaurav’ reflects the spirit of ‘Our India, Our Pride’, […]

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Calling NE people ‘chinki’ will land you in jail:Bezbaruah panel

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Calling NE people ‘chinki’ will land you in jail:Bezbaruah panel

NEW DELHI(TNN): Calling people of north eastern origin by “derogatory” names such as “chinki” may land one in jail for up to five years, besides being non-bailable, if the Union home ministry accepts a recommendation of the MK Bezbaruah panel to amend the Indian Penal Code (IPC) for strengthening the legal framework against racial discrimination. […]

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FIR lodged against director, producer, actor of ‘PK’ in Jaipur

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FIR lodged against director, producer, actor of ‘PK’ in Jaipur

Jaipur(PTI): Amid continued protests against the movie PK by some right wing groups, a case has been registered here against the director, the producer, and the actor under various sections, including outraging religious feelings and promoting enmity between different groups. However, the director, the producer and the actor have not been named in the FIR […]

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Railways create separate wing for environment management to conserve water and energy

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Railways create separate wing for environment management to conserve water and energy

New Delhi(PTI): Going ahead with the mission to conserve water and energy, the railways have constituted a separate directorate to make the national transporter environment-friendly. Environment Management Directorate, the new wing of the Railways, will be responsible for ensuring effective utilisation of water resources, said a senior Railway Ministry official. The new directorate will also […]

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Rampaging religio-nationalists: India playing with fire

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Rampaging religio-nationalists: India playing with fire

Delaware, Dr. MUQTEDAR KHAN: Things have been getting steadily precarious for religious minorities, especially Muslims and Christians since the Hindu religious nationalist party, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), came to power in India in May 2014. The Indian Express, one of India’s major newspapers, reported that there were 600 incidents in just ten weeks since the […]

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FIR against Sanjeev Balyan for controversial comments against Azam Khan

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FIR against Sanjeev Balyan for controversial comments against Azam Khan

Lucknow(PTI): An FIR has been registered against BJP MP and Union Minister Sanjeev Balyan for his controversial remarks against UP Minister Mohd Azam Khan. The FIR was registered against Balyan at Sambhal Police Station by district President of SP’s youth wing, Mulayam Singh Youth Brigade, which alleged that the minister had hurt the feeling of […]

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Tribal married woman stripped in front of entire village for allegedly eloping with lover

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Tribal married woman stripped in front of entire village for allegedly eloping with lover

BHOPAL(dna): A tribal married woman in Alirajpur district of Madhya Pradesh was reportedly stripped naked on the night of December 31, for eloping with her alleged lover. Reports say, the woman and her alleged lover had eloped a week ago to Gujarat but was brought back by her husband and the village Sarpanch on December […]

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Orientation programme for Haryana BJP MLAs from tomorrow

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Orientation programme for Haryana BJP MLAs from tomorrow

Chandigarh(PTI): A two-day orientation programme starting Saturday has been organised to impart training to the newly-elected BJP MLAs from Haryana at Surajkund in Faridabad district. The event will be held in different sessions during the course of the two days and will see participation of senior leaders, including Union Ministers Rajnath Singh, Sushma Swaraj, Venkaiah […]

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